Ubuntu is an extremely popular Operating System, which makes use of the Linux kernel. Though it's used primarily on desktop machines, its server version has been gaining in popularity lately as well. Ubuntu is one of the lightest Linux releases available and it is compatible with almost any kind of hardware, that makes it a universal OS. It's also very stable and secure and has an at least a 5-year support life cycle, so you can receive official safety and performance updates. Unlike alternative Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed with no license fees and you can modify its core, or any of the numerous packages it contains, in any way you find fit. This will enable you to set up the perfect software environment for your web applications irrespective of their requirements. As a result of the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has huge developer and user communities, so you will always find numerous materials online regarding any question or problem which you might have.
Ubuntu in VPS
If you need an Ubuntu-powered hosting server, you can select the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition of the Operating System with each and every virtual private server package that we provide and everything will be set up within an hour, so you can start using the VPS right away. We supply two different versions because certain pieces of software have certain requirements to function effectively. You will be able to manage an Ubuntu-powered VPS in 2 ways - when you order it with our in-house made Hepsia hosting Control Panel, you will receive a world wide web interface and all of the software that's necessary for your Internet sites will be pre-installed; whereas when you order it with no Control Panel, you will receive just the OS and the Apache web server software, so you are able to install additional software through Secure Shell. When you decide to include the Managed Services upgrade either during the registration process or at any later time, our administrators will keep an eye on your server and will update Ubuntu on a regular basis.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Hosting
You'll be able to acquire Ubuntu with our dedicated server plans, as we supply 32-bit and 64-bit editions of this OS. Thus, you'll be able to pick the more appropriate of them, based on the type of applications which you want to install and run and on the system requirements they have regarding the OS. You will have root-level access to the server, which provides you with full control of the software setting. We will install just the Apache web server software, therefore you're able to add whatever else you may need, even when it is not related directly to websites, such as a VOIP server, for example. You'll be able to manage everything from a console, however if you want, you can also install a website hosting Control Panel, on condition that it's compatible with Ubuntu. When you order the optional Managed Services bundle, we will maintain your OS up-to-date every week and will ensure that you have the newest software packages for a stable and secure server environment.